Interviews

Interviews with members of the Disney community

Save Time and Aggravation with a Private Guided Tour

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March 9, 2014
WDW Guided Tours

As we enter that time of the year when crowds at Walt Disney World (WDW) begin to grow and your time becomes even more valuable, you’re sure to be looking for new ways to make better use of your time while on vacation.  One way to both save time and reduce your stress is...
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Stacey J. Aswad, Must Do Disney Host: Get the Latest BUZZ!

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March 5, 2014
Stacey J. Aswad, Must Do Disney Host: Get the Latest BUZZ!

Every Disney fan knows Stacey!  If you’ve travelled to the Walt Disney World Resort and had a moment to sit in your hotel room and turn on the TV, YOU KNOW STACEY!  She’s the energetic, loveable host of the Must Do Disney show!  How many of us have watched the loop of her touring...
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Faces in the Queue: Meet Maureen!

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September 5, 2013
Faces in the Queue: Meet Maureen!

When Maureen Deal was planning her family’s first visit to Walt Disney World in 2003 she scoured the internet for information about guests with Autism, hoping to make the trip easier for her nine year-old son, Zachary. “There wasn’t very much,” she says, “a page of tips here, an article there” but no comprehensive...
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Faces in the Queue: Meet Stu!

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September 8, 2012
Faces in the Queue: Meet Stu!

  DISNEYLAND cast its spell over Stuart Haasis in 1957 when he made his first of many visits to the park at the age of three. His family visited nearly every year after that. His life has now come full circle as he shares his love of “The Original” with his twin granddaughters, now...
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Faces in the Queue: Meet Nolan!

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May 4, 2012
Faces in the Queue: Meet Nolan!

Edited, August 14, 2012 The news of Nolan Woodall’s passing has shocked and deeply saddened everyone in the Disney Fan Community. I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to know him and to call him my friend. Kathy Kelly * * * * * * * * * * (This article was...
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Meet Jeff_EMT!

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January 9, 2012
Meet Jeff_EMT!

Disney fans, how many of you can honestly say that you love going to work every day? Come on, raise those hands up high! (All right, all right, so I can’t actually SEE whether or not your hand is raised — you’ll just have to answer me in the Comment Section, below.) You’re probably...
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Meet the Amazing 2011 D23 Scavenger Hunt Winners

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November 19, 2011
Meet the Amazing 2011 D23 Scavenger Hunt Winners

Now that you know the story behind the Hidden Mickey Team of the 2011 Walt Disney World D23 Scavenger Hunt, you may be curious how another team that was slightly more successful approached the event.  I had the great pleasure and honor to discuss with the leader of the winning team of this year’s...
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My Lost Lou Mongello Interview…

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October 27, 2011
My Lost Lou Mongello Interview…

Months ago I had the pleasure of having a long chat with the famous (in Disney circles anyway) Lou Mongello. It was great fun to talk with him. I think I laughed the entire time. While we were chatting I was recording… or so I thought. When the interview was done the recording was...
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Faces in the Queue: Disney’s Gifts to a World in Fear

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September 11, 2011
Faces in the Queue: Disney’s Gifts to a World in Fear

  The only thing we have to fear is… fear itself! ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt   Today our nation marks the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. In the aftermath of that horrific day many were gripped with a debilitating fear they had never before experienced.  Previously enjoyable activities such as vacationing and...
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Faces in the Queue: Meet Josh!

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July 19, 2011
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    Thirteen year-old Josh and his dad, Sal, love to stretch out in front of the television and watch football together. They also share a love of Walt Disney World. Every spring when Josh and his little sister have school break, the family heads straight to Orlando.  So you can imagine the guys’...
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